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Cass is a township in La Porte County, in the Michigan City-La Porte metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Indiana named Cass. For links to other places called Cass, IN, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Cass is 41.386N. The longitude is -86.868W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 705 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,677.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Cass demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the La Porte County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 46340 ZIP code.
35% of Cass residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Cass ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Cass was $20,634, compared with $21,587 nationally.
15% of Cass residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Cass, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $446. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $862.
La Porte County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Cass political report.
The average commute time for Cass workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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